Philip Gladstone is an American artist best known for his story-telling, evocative paintings featuring the male nude as subject, protagonist and muse. Original paintings, limited edition giclée prints and artist-designed merchandise available online from his studio in Maine

"... Volumes [are] spoken via these naked figures. This drawing could never imply as much if the subjects were clothed [...] you are at your best when that narrative imagination taps into truth laden images about the contemporary male psyche ..." 

"... He is simply beautiful, compellingly beautiful, beautifully painted, he changes with the light, the angle you are looking at him from and the distance you are from him. He has life. I can't tell you what this one means to me, talk about adding punch to a collection ..." 

— Excerpted from emails from collectors

"Self-Portrait with an Unlit Cigarette", 2014

Philip Gladstone is an independent American fine artist best known for his story-telling, evocative — and sometimes provocative — tableaux featuring an ensemble cast of nude men. Passionately independent and fiercely private by nature, the artist's original works and limited edition prints are available exclusively online, directly from the artist.

This store is managed by Philip Gladstone Studio; learn more about the artist and explore extensive portfolios of his past work, subscribe to our newsletter, sign our guestbook and more by visiting

Philip Gladstone Studio

PO Box 126 Dover-Foxcroft, Maine 04426 USA